STEM in the Community

Here’s where we’re documenting examples of STEM learning going on in our community. From workplace programs to museum happenings to at-home projects, these are stories about STEM in the real world. Links to resources are included with each story.

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Massachusetts STEM Week is October 18 - 22, 2021

Massachusetts STEM Week 2021 takes place from October 18 – 22 Massachusetts STEM Week 2021 takes place from October 18 – 22 (inclusive of the...

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STEM Leaders from Across the U.S. Offer Recommendations for the Biden-Harris Administration on Education and Career Pathways

Fostering Collaboration Tops the List of Targeted Steps Fostering collaboration is the top recommendation offered by the STEM Learning Ecosystems...

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1st Annual FREE 4CS STEM Film Fest: October 23-25, 2020

As part of Mass STEM Week the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network is pleased to offer the 1st Annual 4CS STEM Film Fest! Enjoy a series of five...

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2020 STEM Engineering Design Challenge is ON!

The Cape Cod Regional STEM Network is excited to launch our annual 2020 Engineering Design Challenge! This year’s challenge is called Chain Reaction!...

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Cape & Islands students looking to cash in on Blue Economy at WaterWORKS event

Photo by Steve Heaslip Article By Cynthia McCormick Jan 8, 2019 WEST BARNSTABLE — Students from Cape Cod and the Islands who...

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National Experts: Forming STEM Ecosystems is Top Priority

Washington, D.C., Acting on recommendations of top national education experts, the federal government earlier this month issued the “Charting A...

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STEM Week comes to Cape Cod this October as the Regional STEM Network joins the wider statewide initiative encouraging participation in STEM...

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PreK-12 STEM Educator Mini-Grant Opportunity

The Cape Cod Regional STEM Network is offering mini-grants of $250 for educators teaching STEM in grades PreK-12 on the Cape & Islands. Applicants...

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WHOI Summer Internship Combines Sun, Sea, and Science

The seaside community of Woods Hole in Falmouth offers iconic Cape Cod summers with a scientific bend. From sunny beaches to the mysterious deep blue...

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A Local Stem Company Charts A Global Course

A Local STEM Company Charts a Global Course

With the Atlantic Ocean surrounding us, and the world-renowned Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution on our shores, you’ve probably always known...

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How to Get to Know a Shark

The ocean that surrounds us here on the Cape and Islands gives those of us who love STEM some special opportunities for learning. Here's an exciting...

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Making Ice Cream is Doing Science, Too!

There is a science to making ice cream. Really. In order to make ice cream, you need to change the state of cream (and any other ingredients), making...

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